Put simply, yes, excessive or improper use of heat styling tools can indeed lead to damage in the hair’s structure. But understanding the underlying mechanisms of heat-induced damage means we can make better choices about our hairstyling practices for our hair! The Science of Hair Structure Each hair on your head is made of three… Read more about Can heat damage hair?
First, a little bit of biology about your hair; The colour of your hair comes from naturally occurring pigments called melanins, in fact melanins make up between 1-3% of the hairs weight. Eumelanin and pheomelanin play key roles in eye, hair, and skin colour. Euomelanin is responsible for brown/black pigments in the hair and Pheomelanin… Read more about Why does my hair go brassy & how do I prevent or fix it?
Did you know that people trust their hairdressers more than they do politicians? I mean it’s a pretty different kind of conversation at the salon to what you hear in HP, but hairdressers talk to more people than any other profession, so more and more we are being recognised as key communicators as well as… Read more about Mirror Talkers: The role of hairdressers in change
Scalp issues can happen at any time of the year, but winter is a common season for a dry and irritated scalp. Why? What to do about it!
When we talk about sustainable business, it doesn’t just refer to doing things ‘Green, it means looking at all aspects of the business with a more holistic approach to not only its operations, but also to the people within it. The wellbeing of our PEOPLE is just as important as our vegan products, and if… Read more about How to make 2023 the year you love your life and work!
We’ve been hearing clients ask about winter hair care, so we asked Salon Director Heather to give us the lowdown on winter hair! Why is my hair so much drier in the winter? Cold air holds less moisture than warm air, so even though we think of the winter months being more damp, there is… Read more about Winter Hair 101